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2423767 - People Profile 3: Extra “0” before the date in the Japanese language.


All the date fields are showing an extra “0” before the date in the Japanese language in People Profile 3.

Curernt Date Display Format: 01964年2月27日 (extra 0 should not be diplayed)

Expected Date Display Format: 1964年2月27日 


  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Cloud
  • Employee Central
  • People Profile

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Change  instance language to Japanese.
  2. Navigate to a Profile. 
  3. View dates throughout the Profile. All have 5-digit years. 


  • This issue is expected to be fixed in the b1702 release.
  • The issue can be tracked in LANG-4099, which will be available in the release notes prior to the b1702 release.


PTCH-24957, LANG-4099, additional 0, yyyy/mm/dd, yyyyy年m月dd日,  5-digit year,  4-digit year, properly displayed, UI, user interface, PP3, Employment Information, Personal Information , KBA , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , LOD-SF-EC-LOC , Localization & Country Specifics , LOD-SF-EC-PP3 , People Profile 3 , Bug Filed


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